Author
Francis McWhannell

Francis is a freelance writer and curator, currently completing his Honours in Museums and Cultural Heritage at the University of Auckland. He has contributed to a variety of arts and culture magazines, including Art News New Zealand, Art New Zealand, and New Zealand Books.

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Latest Articles:
Tiny Rash Acts: The Watercolours of Amber Wilson
Read Time: 12 mins
Watercolour often calls to mind stale landscapes....
Art
Tiny Rash Acts: The Watercolours of Amber Wilson
By Francis McWhannell
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
Read Time: 29 mins
Francis McWhannell on Auckland Art Gallery's 'Necessary...
Art
Towards Variations on a Theme: Considering 'Necessary Distraction: A Painting Show'
By Francis McWhannell
The Fragility of Mystery: Exploring 'Yang Fudong: Filmscapes'
Read Time: 18 mins
Francis McWhannell explores 'Yang Fudong: Filmscapes...
Art
The Fragility of Mystery: Exploring 'Yang Fudong: Filmscapes'
By Francis McWhannell
It’s in the Bag: A Review of 'All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled Forever'
Read Time: 12 mins
Francis McWhannell with a two-part review of Playground...
Theatre
It’s in the Bag: A Review of 'All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled Forever'
By Francis McWhannell
Some Smoke, But Not Much Fire: A Review of 'Inside Outside Upside Down'
Read Time: 11 mins
Despite its superstar line-up, 'Inside Outside Upside...
Art
Some Smoke, But Not Much Fire: A Review of 'Inside Outside Upside Down'
By Francis McWhannell
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